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    EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Just announced. https://www.stereophile.com/content/...twork-streamer

    I may consider getting rid of my N10 for this.
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    EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Just ordered one. They started shipping 2 days ago from the factory. Now I need to find a good optilink cable. There is a Aural Symphonics cable that they recommend, but itís $5,500. That is not happening.


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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Congrats. Let us know how it sounds.


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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by Phishphan View Post
    Just ordered one. They started shipping 2 days ago from the factory. Now I need to find a good optilink cable. There is a Aural Symphonics cable that they recommend, but itís $5,500. That is not happening.
    It's actually $2,500 (seems to have gone up from $2k or so a couple of years ago when I purchased mine) and well worth it when used between the EMM Labs TX2 to the EMM Labs DA2 versus the included EMM Labs ST Cable. Couldn't say whether it makes sense on the streamer.

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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    May have a look of Lifatec.
    I am using one of their glass fiber toslink cables
    They gor ST plugs and can tailor-make for customers.

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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Iím seeing it for 5500.





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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by Phishphan View Post
    Iím seeing it for 5500.





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    Description reads "three-cable set," which I think is the 6-channel model for multichannel music.
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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by Phishphan View Post
    I’m seeing it for 5500.





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    You're looking at the wrong product. EMM Labs products used to require a set of cables for data and clock. That is no longer the case with the current generation. The product you want is:

    https://www.thecableco.com/optimism-...cal-cable.html
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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by pdub View Post
    Description reads "three-cable set," which I think is the 6-channel model for multichannel music.
    Stopped reading after $5500! Good catch


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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    I took Bar81's advice and bought the Aural Symphonics less than 2 years ago perhaps at around US$1,700. Well worth the money!

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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    A pity that EMMlabs have used a "smaller" box then the DA2 for instance.
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    Quote Originally Posted by imprezap2 View Post
    A pity that EMMlabs have used a "smaller" box then the DA2 for instance.
    That's because the NS1 streamer isn't the companion to the DA2. This is:

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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    What I do find odd is that thereís no usb out. If you have the cd/sacd player, youíll already use the only available optilink. I wonder why.


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    It's a poorly designed component for anyone with a TX2, which is only 50 people so why would EMM Labs care. I flagged the concern to EMM Labs months ago but they ignored me.
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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by Bar81 View Post
    It's a poorly designed component for anyone with a TX2, which is only 50 people so why would EMM Labs care. I flagged the concern to EMM Labs months ago but they ignored me.
    I donít spin enough discs to have a CD player. I used my oppo 105 to rip all my SACDs to dsf, and I find myself downloading most new releases vs physical discs.


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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by Bar81 View Post
    It's a poorly designed component for anyone with a TX2, which is only 50 people so why would EMM Labs care. I flagged the concern to EMM Labs months ago but they ignored me.
    Like you too, I also have a TX2 and am disappointed.....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Phishphan View Post
    I donít spin enough discs to have a CD player. I used my oppo 105 to rip all my SACDs to dsf, and I find myself downloading most new releases vs physical discs.


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    Then you're the target market. They lost my business.

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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by Bar81 View Post
    That's because the NS1 streamer isn't the companion to the DA2. This is:

    Still a different size box !, NS1 is much smaller
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    Yes, that's what goes with the DA2, not the NS-1
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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by Bar81 View Post
    Yes, that's what goes with the DA2, not the NS-1
    Both TX2 and DA2 have no streamer capability, have no clue what you are talking about
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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by imprezap2 View Post
    Both TX2 and DA2 have no streamer capability, have no clue what you are talking about
    Heís saying originally the tx2 was designed to go with the DA2. The ns1 was just released a week ago.


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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by Phishphan View Post
    He’s saying originally the tx2 was designed to go with the DA2. The ns1 was just released a week ago.


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    I know that, just notifying that the NS1 is in a much smaller enclosure, so not so nice to add to a system with TX2 and DA2. It is Bar81 who is feeding the confusion
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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by imprezap2 View Post
    I know that, just notifying that the NS1 is in a much smaller enclosure, so not so nice to add to a system with TX2 and DA2. It is Bar81 who is feeding the confusion
    No, it's you who doesn't comprehend basic concepts.
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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by Bar81 View Post
    No, it's you who doesn't comprehend basic concepts.
    Still disagree with your opinion, DA2 can be a great standalone DAC, without the TX2, what is wrong with adding a newly designed streamer in the same type of enclosure..
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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by imprezap2 View Post
    Still disagree with your opinion, DA2 can be a great standalone DAC, without the TX2, what is wrong with adding a newly designed streamer in the same type of enclosure..
    form follows function and my guess is NS1 doesnít need a large enclosure

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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by imprezap2 View Post
    Still disagree with your opinion, DA2 can be a great standalone DAC, without the TX2, what is wrong with adding a newly designed streamer in the same type of enclosure..
    DA2 is fantastic on its own. The TX2 is a very expensive stand alone disc spinner. Also, I think most of us with this level of DAC are transitioning away from physical media. The world of streaming, and high res files is just so easy in comparison


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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by Phishphan View Post
    DA2 is fantastic on its own. The TX2 is a very expensive stand alone disc spinner. Also, I think most of us with this level of DAC are transitioning away from physical media. The world of streaming, and high res files is just so easy in comparison


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    Will be setting it up this evening
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    EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Slow day at the office. Headed home a bit early.

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    By the way. Excuse the scary centipede pic. That was from our old place in the Virgin Islands. Accidentally attached it to a post. No clue how to get rid of it now.


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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by Phishphan View Post
    Slow day at the office. Headed home a bit early.

    Ha ha, thatís funny as I too will use that line when new gear shows up, have fun, enjoy!


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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by UltraFast69 View Post
    Ha ha, thatís funny as I too will use that line when new gear shows up, have fun, enjoy!


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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    100 hours in, everything is sitting on iso pucks. It sounds spectacular. The air between every sound is outstanding. N10 canít compare.


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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Hey phishphan ... How do you like the NS1 ! Are you using the opti-link or AES connection ...
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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by Colekat View Post
    Hey phishphan ... How do you like the NS1 ! Are you using the opti-link or AES connection ...
    It's a great piece of gear. I haven't had as much time as I'd like to listen to it, and heading on vacation this week. I have it connected with the EMM Link.

    From a interface perspective, the mConnect software that can be used for free is garbage. It's a complete necessity to have Roon, so anyone looking at this should be prepared for that expense.

    In the couple of listening sessions I've had, I think it sounds better than my N10 did connected to the DA2. When using the N10, I always noticed significant differences between redbook through DSD. The NS1 seems to flatten that curve, and even the lowest resolution files I have sound spectacular. Better than they sounded on the N10.

    It's been playing pretty much constantly since I brought it home, other than a few hours when I installed a new network switch in my listening room. Time will tell.. but so far it's great.
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    Wires: Wireworld Silver Eclipse XLR & SC, Ethernet - WW Platinum USB
    Other: Stillpoint Ultra SS, ISO-Acoustics ISO Pucks
    Video: Oppo 203, LG 65inch OLED
    -Kyle

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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Right on ... that seems to be the EMM way ... in direct comparison to the Esoteric , which is three times the price , the EMM playback is always pleasing ... great soundstage , very immersive , almost everything is listenable , and at a very high level ... as where the Esoteric , with certain media sounds fantastic , but never as consistently pleasurable as the EMM !

    I look forward to listening to the NS1 , which I will be using with a similar set up as yours ... all Bryston front end and amplifiers ...
    Esoteric Gradioso P1/D1/G-01 clock, EMM Labs MTRX Mono Blocks with PRE, EMM DA2 and TX2 , NS1 streamer, Revel Salon IIs with Stillpoints, Artesania Rack, HB Marble, Stage 3 Krakens & Minotaurs, Nordost Valhalla clock cables , Matthew Bond Signature Silver Interconnects , Tara Evolution SC and ICs .

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    Re: EMM Labs - NS1 Network Streamer

    Hi Phishphan, can you share your experience with the NS1 so far? I am sending my DA2 to EMM for upgrade, and planning to use the NS1. Would be interested especially to know how you configure the NS1 (switches etc), and sound quality. Thanks in advance!

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